Call for Small Project Proposals (submission)

Event Details

In the Fourth Round of Calls in 2024, the Programme is inviting Small Project Proposals with a duration of up to 18 months to be submitted in October 2024. The maximum budget allocated for a small project is 213,550 EUR.

The programme specifically encourages the submission of small project proposals for two Programme Objectives as their results are likely to be achieved with the approach of small projects:

One-step application phase

The Call for Small Project Proposals is organised in a one-step application process.

The project application must be submitted in the Jems system between
October 10 and October 31 2024, by noon Eastern European Time (corresponding local time 12:00 in Finland, including Åland, Estonia, Latvia, and 11:00 in Sweden).

Decisions will be made by the Monitoring Committee in mid-February 2025. Please note that decisions for both the small and regular project calls will be made during the same meeting.

In total, 2 MEUR will be reserved for the call for small project proposals.


Here are some straightforward tips to help you succeed in the application process.

Start your idea now: If you’re keen on applying for funding for a cross-border project, start working on your ideas right away. Check out the advice in the section dedicated to applicants.

Join our support events: We organise events throughout the year to guide and assist potential applicants. Take a look at the list of events designed to help you prepare for the fourth round of calls: 2024 Applicant Support Events

Try the Partner Search Tool: Our new Partner Search Tool is a handy resource for finding partners across borders to develop your project together. Join the network, connect with others, and build collaborations.

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Partner Search Tool

Talk to us about your project idea: Consult your project idea with the Joint Secretariat already in the development phase. For starting projects, consider consulting with your National Contact Points to see if your idea fits the Programme. See our Contacts.

Read the important documents: To understand the challenges, activities, and expected results, read the Programme Manual carefully. Also, check out specific rules for the type of project you want to apply for. Remember, the call package, including the Applicant guide and application documents, will be published in January 2024.

We appreciate your attention to these details and look forward to getting your cross-border project proposals. If you have any questions or need more info, feel free to reach out.